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post #1 of (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 04:41 PM Thread Starter
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Homemade dog bed questions


I didn't know where else to put this question so here I am. I've tried plenty of dog beds, but they are never the right size or what have you so I'm going to make my own.

I live in Alaska, but that doesn't prevent my Bear from over heating pretty easily. Should I use memory foam for comfort for him? Or just regular stuffing and foam pads one can find in any store? Should I use fleece for the outer layer or something more permeable if I'm going to use memory foam? Will I have to treat it with anything so I don't have to worry about pests or anything?

I am aware this is a bit of a strange question, but most of my friends are cat owners and are of little help.


Bear, GSD DOB 10/24/09
Hobbes, Orange Tabby Cat 07/17/2007

Shelby, GSD. RIP 1996-2010
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